A company of the British Army went marching through Lexington at the dawn hours of April 19, 1775. They were met by a group of Lexington Militiamen who were assembled in the town common. Into this tense atmosphere a shot was fired. Fighting errupted and the American Revolutionary War commenced.
This is Part 1 of 3 of the American Revolution series. Part 2 can be found here:
Part 3 here:
These scenes were from the April 21, 2008 reenactment in Lexington, MA. Shot with 3 Canon HV20 cameras.